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Journey Information

There are 41 intercity buses per day from Chicago to Highland. Traveling by bus from Chicago to Highland usually takes around one hour and 22 minutes, but the fastest Airport SuperSaver bus can make the trip in just one hour and 10 minutes.

Distance24 mi (39 km)
Shortest duration1h 10m
Cheapest price€27.62
Trips per day41
Most frequent serviceAirport SuperSaver
Bus lines1

Bus Trip Reviews from Wanderu Customers

Overall score for buses from Chicago to Highland

(Based on 2 ratings and reviews)




3 August 2019- Visiting family

Airport SuperSaver

Pros: I was a bit nervous with having to sit in Chicago for 2 hours but I met some wonderful people while I waited. The Union Station was huge but was filled with very helpful people. Tips: Be prepared for train delays.

Pros: I was a bit nervous with having to sit in Chicago for 2 hours but I met some wonderful people while I waited. The Union Station was huge but was filled with very helpful people. Tips: Be prepared for train delays.

What bus companies travel from Chicago to Highland?

On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Chicago to Highland. Airport SuperSaver is the only company that connects the two cities by bus available on Wanderu. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Airport SuperSaver411h 23m€27.62
  • Airport SuperSaver

    Airport SuperSaver

    Book Airport SuperSaver from Chicago to Highland from €28. There are 41 Airport SuperSaver schedules from Chicago to Highland and you can expect on average to pay for a Airport SuperSaver ticket to Highland. In Chicago, Airport SuperSaver departs to Highland from Terminal 5 Station, O'Hare Intl Airport and 2 other stations. In Highland, Airport SuperSaver arrives at Park & Ride - 8144 Indianapolis Blvd and no other station.

    An average trip on Airport SuperSaver from Chicago to Highland takes 1 hours and 23 minutes , while the fastest available Airport SuperSaver trip will get you to Highland in 1 hours and 10 minutes .

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Chicago to Highland during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus takes an average of one hour and 22 minutes to cover the 39 kilometers from Chicago to Highland. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 10 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short bus trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

The busiest and least busy days to travel on this route tend to change frequently from week to week. Weather, holidays, local events, and other factors can affect how crowded the bus is on any given day.

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Chicago?

The first bus leaves at 05:00 and the last bus leaves at 23:00. To see the times for all buses from Chicago to Highland, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus departures serve Highland each day?

There are 41 scheduled buses that travel from Chicago to Highland every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Chicago to Highland without transferring.

City Information


Known for its innovative architecture, cultural contributions to jazz and house music, and of course that irresistible deep-dish pizza, the many sights and experiences in Chicago make it one of the best urban vacation destinations for millennials and a top destination in Illinois.

You can't beat the views of the city and Lake Michigan from the SkyDeck in the Willis Tower; at over 1,300 feet, this is the highest observation deck in the U.S. Snap that classic selfie with the Bean in Millennium Park, then wander the many museums in nearby Grant Park. Navy Pier is a popular tourist hotspot for its parks, restaurants, and attractions right on Lake Michigan, and baseball fans will find paradise in Wrigleyville, home to the Chicago Cubs' Wrigley Field and sports bars galore.

Chicago's enormous parks offer plentiful opportunities for outdoor activities in gorgeous urban settings. Many companies offer kayak rentals or boat tours on the Chicago River, with special tours running on Saint Patrick's Day, when the entire river is dyed green. When you’re ready to buy some souvenirs from your epic trip, hit the big brand stores on the Magnificent Mile, or shop local in neighborhoods like Andersonville and Wicker Park. And don't miss the chance to laugh until you cry at The Second City comedy theater, famous for launching the careers of comedians like Tina Fey and Stephen Colbert.

Chicago is one of the biggest transportation hubs in the Midwest, and provides easy access to nearby destinations ideal for day trips, as well as international travel from two airports. Thanks to plenty of bus and train stations throughout the city, getting to the Windy City is a breeze.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Chicago?

Departure stations

Buses to Highland leave from 3 stations in Chicago.

All bus stations in Chicago:

  • Terminal 5 Station, O'Hare Intl Airport

  • Midway Intl Airport

  • Chicago O'Hare Bus/Shuttle Ctr

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